Life

Table for One: A Guide to Brunching Alone | Ro&Co

This week's installment of Ro&Co features Samira's guide to making the most of that sacred weekend morning meal: Brunch!   So you’ve finally worked up the courage to do it alone. Brunch, that is. The one thing where you just HAVE to go with friends and catch up on all the wild (or tame) things… Continue reading Table for One: A Guide to Brunching Alone | Ro&Co

Get This Girl a Job

Attending Conferences and Choosing your Summer Opportunity | Ask GTGAJ

The third episode of Ask Get This Girl a Job is here! Katie and Rosana answer your questions about networking, references, and how to approach finding your first job. Get This Girl a Job is a podcast that tries to demystify the job search by sharing the stories of recent college graduates as they made… Continue reading Attending Conferences and Choosing your Summer Opportunity | Ask GTGAJ

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Balancing Your Art and College | Ro&Co

In this week's installment of Ro&Co, Elizabeth shares how she balances her dream of becoming a writer with her major, her extracurriculars, and her life in college. It’s normal for college students to have a job, or even more than one, that they have to balance with all of the other chaotic aspects of college,… Continue reading Balancing Your Art and College | Ro&Co

Life

4 Coffee Shops for Studying in Chicago | Ro&Co

Finals week studying have you down? In this week’s installment of Ro&Co, Marianne Dolan shares her top 4 coffee shops to study in around Chicago! Make the most of your reading period and explore the city while you work! Perhaps you’re not a fan of brutalist architecture. Or maybe it’s just demoralizing that you get… Continue reading 4 Coffee Shops for Studying in Chicago | Ro&Co

Get This Girl a Job

Informational Interviews for Nonprofits | GTGAJ S1E4 feat. Stephanie Miklaszewski

In this week’s episode of Get This Girl a Job, Rosana talks to Stephanie Miklaszewski about her journey to working for Junior Achievement of Chicago, a nonprofit in Chicago that teaches financial literacy to students k-12. Get This Girl a Job in Nonprofits! Stephanie graduated from UChicago in 2017. She juggled part time jobs and… Continue reading Informational Interviews for Nonprofits | GTGAJ S1E4 feat. Stephanie Miklaszewski

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Xoxo, The RA: Work-Life Balance When You Live Where You Work | Ro&Co

In this week's installment of Ro&Co, Michelle shares her experience as a Resident Assistant at The University of Chicago and how she manages to balance living and working with her residents with school and her social life. Ro&Co is a series on Xoxo, Rosana that features the experiences of college students just like you, in… Continue reading Xoxo, The RA: Work-Life Balance When You Live Where You Work | Ro&Co

Wellness

4 Steps to Actually Making it to the Gym in this Godforesaken Tundra | Ro&Co

In this week’s installment of Ro&Co, my friend Claire, ex-college athlete and pre-med student, shares her tips for keeping to a workout plan in the winter so you can keep to your New Year’s resolutions! Running during the Winter can be a massive hassle, especially in Chicago. It’s really cold outside and it gets dark… Continue reading 4 Steps to Actually Making it to the Gym in this Godforesaken Tundra | Ro&Co

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6 Steps to Making the Most of Your Winter Break

Whether you’re finishing your last final or you’ve been on island time since Friday, the warm embrace of winter break is here. The longest span of time you’ll have without needing to pick up a job, winter break can be the most relaxing couple weeks of your whole year. This is how I’ve learned to… Continue reading 6 Steps to Making the Most of Your Winter Break

Life

Christmas in Chicago for Under $25 | #RoOnTheGo

Sometimes, in the rush of finals and getting ready for winter break, it can be easy to forget how absolutely beautiful the holiday season in Chicago can be. Despite how frigid Chicago winters can be, the city goes all out for Christmas so here is my guide to making the most of it for less… Continue reading Christmas in Chicago for Under $25 | #RoOnTheGo

Life

For the 10 Friends You Have in College | Festive Favorites

Finals are here, we are drowning. Did you forget that it’s also the last week that you’ll see the people getting you through them? Here are cheap (and Amazon Prime-able!) gifts for those 10 friends you have in college. T-minus 5 days (and 4 finals) to Winter Break. Call me crazy, but it may have… Continue reading For the 10 Friends You Have in College | Festive Favorites